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“Without Professor Microphones”: A Reminder to Have More Fun

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“Without Professor Microphones”: A Reminder to Have More Fun

Palestinian cyclists in the West Bank and East Jerusalem claim their right to exist and move freely through their occupied homeland by riding their bikes. They ... More

Ethnographic Photography : An Interview with Camilo Leon-Quijano / Ethnographie Photographique: Entretien avec Camilo Leon-Quijano

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Ethnographic Photography : An Interview with Camilo Leon-Quijano / Ethnographie Photographique: Entretien avec Camilo Leon-Quijano

(Avec traduction en français) Camilo Leon-Quijano’s “Why do ‘Good’ Pictures Matter in Anthropology?” explores the ethnographic use of photography and visual rep... More

Plantationocene

Theorizing the Contemporary

Plantationocene

In what ways does the Plantationocene offer an analytic for specifying a planetary condition? Driven by this question, this collection of short essays provides... More

Disruptive Discomforts and Irreparable Returns: Reflexive Accounts on Ethnographic Guilt, Power, and Powerlessness

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Disruptive Discomforts and Irreparable Returns: Reflexive Accounts on Ethnographic Guilt, Power, and Powerlessness

"What transforms the process of ethnography endowing it with its thing-like, modal character as an ethnography? What is the ethnographic case expected to achiev... More

Cultural Anthropology

Established in 1986, the peer-reviewed journal of the SCA has expanded the boundaries of the discipline and brokered new engagements with adjacent fields. Committed to innovation in scholarly communication, the journal went open access in 2014.

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Editors' Farewell

As 2022 draws to a close, we approach the end of our time as the editors of Cultural Anthropology. It seems like only a short while ago that we published our fi... More

The 2022 [email protected] Distinguished Lecture with Neferti X. M. Tadiar

Please join us for:The 2022 [email protected] Distinguished Lecture with Neferti X. M. Tadiar"Milieus of Capital, Ambient Splendor" Nov 12, 2022 12:15 PM Pacific ... More

Daniela Giudici awarded the 2022 Cultural Horizons Prize

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is happy to announce that the 2022 winner of the annual Cultural Horizons Prize is Daniela Giudici for the article, ... More